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              February 2019 Release

              This area features titles by New Zealand, Australian or Pasifika authors or publishers. It also contains titles from around the world with a uniquely New Zealand, Australian and Pasifika perspective. This in-depth coverage includes material supplied by mainstream publishers, small specialist/niche publishers and self-published authors. View our recently added titles.

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              List of titles published from 26 January to 25 February 2019.

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              My Haircutting Ceremony: a Story from the Cook Islands
                

              My Haircutting Ceremony: a Story from the Cook Islands (Paperback)

              By Macgregor, Jill

              • RRP: $26.99
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              Tikopuna is 12 years old and has never had his hair cut. His family and friends have returned to the Cook Islands to celebrate his Haircutting Ceremony.

              ISBN 9780995119567
              Published NZ 25 Feb 2019
              Publisher Puriri Paddocks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Children of the Pacific
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              White Sunday: a Story from the Islands of Samoa
                

              White Sunday: a Story from the Islands of Samoa (Paperback)

              By Macgregor, Jill

              • RRP: $26.99
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              Every year children in Samoa look forward to White Sunday. It's a special day when children wear new white clothes to church. Laumua's new dress is blue and white.

              ISBN 9780995119512
              Published NZ 25 Feb 2019
              Publisher Puriri Paddocks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Children of the Pacific
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              The Dog Runner

              The Dog Runner (Paperback)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $18.99
              • $14.24
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              'We're gonna starve if we stay here,' Emery said. 'If we're gonna go, best go now.' And he said it like going was something easy. Like all we have to do is walk away. Ella and her brother Emery are alone in a city that's starving to death. If they are going to survive, they must ...get away, upcountry, to find Emery's mum. But how can two kids travel such big distances across a dry, barren, and dangerous landscape? Well, when you've got five big doggos and a dry-land dogsled, the answer is you go mushing. But when Emery is injured, Ella must find a way to navigate them through rough terrain, and even rougher encounters with desperate people...
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              ISBN 9781760523572
              Published NZ 4 Feb 2019
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Celebrating Matariki: a Story from New Zealand
                

              Celebrating Matariki: a Story from New Zealand (Paperback)

              By Macgregor, Jill

              • RRP: $26.99
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              Tamarau and his friends share some ideas and activities to celebrate the season of Matariki in the classroom.

              ISBN 9780995119574
              Published NZ 25 Feb 2019
              Publisher Puriri Paddocks
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Wings of Fire #12: The Hive Queen

              Wings of Fire #12: The Hive Queen (Paperback)

              By Sutherland, Tui, T

              • RRP: $18.99
              • $15.19
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              Why is Cricket immune to Queen Wasp's powers? Whenever the queen takes control of all the HiveWings, speaking through their mouths and seeing through their eyes, Cricket has to hide, terrified of being discovered. Now she's hiding again, wanted for stealing the Book of Clearsight... along with her new SilkWing friends, Blue and Swordtail, and the fierce LeafWing, Sundew. Can Cricket stay hidden and discover the queen's deadliest secret? And if she does succeedcan a powerless dragonet really do anything to topple a regime and stop a war?
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              ISBN 9781760666088
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2019
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Wings of Fire
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              Fish For Mufti Day: a Story from the Island of Tonga
                

              Fish For Mufti Day: a Story from the Island of Tonga (Paperback)

              By Macgregor, Jill

              • RRP: $26.99
              • $26.99
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              Siokatame, Tevita, Melino and Lototonga raise money for the Mufti Day donation by collecting seafood and selling it to people in their village.

              ISBN 9780995119550
              Published NZ 25 Feb 2019
              Publisher Puriri Paddocks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Children of the Pacific
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              Rakhi: a Story from New Zealand
                

              Rakhi: a Story from New Zealand (Paperback)

              By Macgregor, Jill

              • RRP: $26.99
              • $26.99
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              To celebrate Raksha Bandhan, Pal ties the special rakhi bracelets around her male cousins' wrists. She blesses them and they promise to protect and care for her.

              ISBN 9780995119536
              Published NZ 25 Feb 2019
              Publisher Puriri Paddocks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Children of the Pacific
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              The Koni Roani: Three Days of Christmas: a Story from the Cook Islands
                

              The Koni Roani: Three Days of Christmas: a Story from the Cook Islands (Paperback)

              By Macgregor, Jill

              • RRP: $26.99
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              Pururangi lives in Aitutaki and this year at Christmas time, it's the turn of her village to travel around the island and dance for the people in the other villages.

              ISBN 9780995119529
              Published NZ 25 Feb 2019
              Publisher Puriri Paddocks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Children of the Pacific
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              My New Zealand Story: Chinatown Girl
               

              My New Zealand Story: Chinatown Girl (Paperback)

              By Wong Ng, Eva

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $14.39
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              "Set in 1942 in Auckland, New Zealand, in an area of the city known as Chinatown, where the descendants of the Chinese miners and market gardeners gathered together to maintain their culture and provide a sense of community. New Zealand is at war when Silvey starts her diary, but... for Silvey this is just a backdrop to the main issues of her world - the closure of her school and the arrival of Chinese-American soldiers"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9781775435778
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2019
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Expanding World, New Country
               

              Expanding World, New Country (Paperback, New edition)

              By Ball, Graeme

              • RRP: $45.99
              • $45.99
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              Expanding World, New Country: 19th Century New Zealand from 3000BCE to today, is aimed primarily at secondary students, the first such textbook in 20 years. Expanding World, New Country focuses on the long 19th century (up to WWI) during which New Zealand changed from a wholly Ma...ori country to one dominated by Pakeha in terms of numbers, culture and political power.
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              ISBN 9780170425315
              Published NZ 19 Feb 2019
              Publisher Cengage Learning Australia
              Interest Age 19+ years
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